E-Commerce & Logistics

| May 13, 2016

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E-Commerce has changed the very face of how businesses sell products and how consumers buy them. But what is often overlooked is the fact that the very logistics involved in E-Commerce are often more complex than most realize. Shipping items to their destination can become very expensive, and managing supply chains and logistics involved in Ecommerce has often been difficult.

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Digital innovation in logistics warehouses

Article | February 11, 2020

Business Chief takes a look at three leading logistics companies and how they are digitalising their warehouses. With technology evolving at an exponential rate, and the logistics industry needing flexible solutions for its complex operation, we take a closer look at some of the successful deployments of digitalisation within the warehouses of leading logistic companies around the world.

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Cloud and cyber: benefits and challenges for supply chains

Article | March 10, 2020

Supply Chain Digital sits down with cloud and cyber experts to discuss the adoption of these technologies in the supply chain industry. “Disruptions within supply chains are becoming more common,” says Tim Mackey, Senior Principal Consultant at Synopsys CyRC. “Suppliers at every level need to understand not only what the risk of attack they might bear is, but also how any disruption in their operations will impact their consumers. When it comes to cyber attacks, it is the attacker who defines the rules. They decide the timing and the nature of their efforts. If successful, they also define what type of disruptive activity they perform.

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Can forensics tech solve the mystery of supply chain traceability?

Article | February 27, 2020

One reason I find discussions about "the blockchain" and how it might affect collecting information for supply chain traceability projects fascinating is because opinions about the role it will play are pretty polarized. You either believe a decentralized ledger or database such as blockchain can simplify data verification or you think the current state of pilot-itis is an annoying distraction keeping companies from improving systems already in place. "Let’s get on with it," I can hear many of you declare in frustration.

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How procurement can drive long term sustainability

Article | April 5, 2020

Alex Saric, smart procurement expert, Ivalua discusses the ways in which porcurement can drive long term sustainability. Over the last 12 months, sustainability has become a top priority for many businesses, as environmental activism has taken over the world stage and governments treat the subject as a priority. Consumers across the world are already voting with their wallets, resulting in a 50% rise in the sale of sustainability-marketed goods over the last five years.

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